Board of Trustees

Peddie has a unique opportunity to provide young adults with an extraordinary experience and prepare them to make a difference in the world. Domingo Garcia P'17 '20

Board of Trustees

Doug Davidson ’64, Chair
New York, New York
Retired Partner, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius, LLP

Roger Durling ’82, Vice Chair
Goleta, California
Executive Director, Santa Barbara International Film Festival

Mitka T.L. Baker ’96
Fairfax Station, Virginia
Senior Counsel Department of Enforcement, Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA)

Virginia Bauer P’03’05
Red Bank, New Jersey
Chief Executive Officer, GTBM, Inc.

George Chen ’84
Chicago, Illinois
Retired Partner, Strategos, Inc.

Jeffrey Cruz ’86 P’16
Rumson, New Jersey
Broker of Records, Weichert Realtors

Suzanne Daly ’99
New York, New York
Senior Vice President, Two Sigma Investments, LLC

Allison B. Davi ’02
New York, New York
Managing Director, Business Development, Benefit Street Partners, LLC

Sangu J. Delle ’06
Brooklyn, New York
Chairman and CEO, Golden Palm Investments

Patrick W. Dennis ’98
New York, New York
Co-Deputy Executive Managing Member, Davidson Kempner Capital Management

Grant Edwards (faculty representative)
Hightstown, New Jersey
College Counselor, English Teacher, The Peddie School

Nora Eldessouky P’19’23 (Peddie Parents Association representative)
East Windsor, New Jersey
President, Peddie Parents Association
Vice President, Financial Reporting, Hackensack Meridian Health

Domingo Garcia P’17’20’23
London, United Kingdom
Senior Vice President and Chief Tax Officer, Aon PLC

Jean M. Grant P’82
Harrison, New York
President and COO, Minskoff Grant Realty & Management Corporation

Carlos Guajardo P’22
Miami, Florida
CEO, Maynada Capital Advisors, LLC

Ralph Izzo P’15
Cranbury, New Jersey
Chairman, CEO and President, PSE&G

 

Robert Kugler ’68
Camden, New Jersey
United States District Judge, US District Court-New Jersey

Jeffrey R. Larsen ’93
Delray Beach, Florida
Managing Partner, Larsen MacColl Partners, LP

Benjamin M. Levy ’00
New York, New York
Director of Research, Alleghany Corporation, Roundwood Asset Management

John Lloyd ’64 P’16
Oceanport, New Jersey
Retired Co-Chief Executive Officer, Hackensack Meridian Health

Mitchell G. Mackler ’84
Princeton, New Jersey
Special Counsel, Kelly, Drye & Warren LLP

Sara L. McGinty ’96
West Hollywood, California
Head of Partnerships, Theorem LP

Sunanda Nair-Bidkar P’20’22
Princeton Junction, New Jersey
Director of Strategic Planning, South Asia, Institute for New Economic Thinking

Dr. Michael T. Nettles
Nashville, Tennessee
Senior Vice President, Policy Evaluation and Research Center, ETS

Sheryl Oliver P’17’19
Jackson, New Jersey
Founder, President, New Jersey Angels

Peter Quinn P’15’18’21
Hightstown, New Jersey
Head of School, Peddie School

Robert J. Ruberton ’93
Montclair, New Jersey
Senior Partner, Apollo Global Management, LLC

Michael D. Smith ’79
Boston, Massachusetts
Professor of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University

Timothy Starkey ’96
Chatham, NJ
Managing Partner, Starkey Financial Partners

Dr. Patricia G. Sullivan P’17
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Chief Quality Officer, University of Pennsylvania Health System

Chavon Sutton ’99
New York, New York
Senior Investment Director, Sustainable & Impact Investing Research, Cambridge Associates

Tracey L. Wetmore ’97
Little Silver, New Jersey
Director of Admissions and Enrollment Management, Rumson Country Day School

Sean Woodroffe P’19
Belle Meade, New Jersey
Senior Executive Vice President & Chief People Officer, TIAA

Ning Zhao, Ph.D. P’17
West Windsor, New Jersey
Senior Vice President of Operations/Global Head of Human Resources, WuXi App Tec Co., Ltd.

 

 

Emeritus Trustees

Christopher J. Acito ’85
Michael R. Armellino ’57 GP’19
Alfred B DiCenso ’52 P’89
Roy Grossman ’70
Ira Haupt II ’52
J. Robert Hillier, Lh.D., FAIA
Robert M. Kaye ’54
Elizabeth Silverman P ’03 ’10 (Board Chair Emeritus)

Advisory Trustees


Arthur E. Brown, M.D. ’63
Stephen L. Brown ’57 P’95
Roger J. Burns’63
Karen C. Buroojy P’07
Susie Caldwell '80
Edward C. Dippold III ’81 P’12
Jeffrey D. Enslin ’84 P’14
Gabriel A. Galindo ’59 P’98 ’01
Bernard M. Goldsmith III ’62 P’83 GP’12’15’18
Roger B. Hansen ’61 P’91
Terry Hensle, M.D.’60 P’92
Kevin MacMillan ’93
Linda C. Marshall ’81
Wight Martindale III ’80 P’16’18’20
Hon. David B. Mitchell ’63
Hal Rubin ’57
Anne L. Seltzer P’88
Gregory K. Smith ’85

Meet our newest trustees

Sean Nigel Woodroffe P’19

Sean Nigel Woodroffe P’19 is the senior executive vice president and chief human resources officer at TIAA.

Notable: Born in Trinidad, Woodroffe immigrated to the United States as a child when his mother accepted a job at the United Nations. He currently serves on the board of trustees of Shaw University and Madison Square Boys & Girls Clubs.

Sheryl Budke Oliver P’17 ’19

Sheryl Budke Oliver P’17 ’19 is the president of New Jersey Angels, a nonprofit organization supporting and mentoring children in the foster care system.

Notable: Oliver is past president of the Peddie Parents Association (2017-19).

Sunanda Nair-Bidkar P’20 ’22

Sunanda Nair-Bidkar P’20 ’22 is the director of strategic planning, South Asia at the Institute for New Economic Thinking, and managing director for Indus Interface LLC, an international strategic consulting firm.

Notable: Nair-Bidkar began her career as an attorney in the Supreme Court of India. She is currently Peddie Fund parent co-chair.

Benjamin M. Levy ’00

Benjamin M. Levy ’00 is the director of research at Alleghany Corporation, an investment holding company in New York City.

Notable: At Peddie, Levy was vice president of his freshman and sophomore class and recipient of the Wintersteen Prize for most outstanding pre-calculus student.